Do you like being told what to do?

Do you like being told what to do? I'd say a few people do. What makes this ironic is that our world suffers from a habit of finger pointing and lecturing.  Can you imagine the benefits of reducing our collective…

Sink or Swim?

I've been reading a lot of content in the public mental health conversation lately that's so focused on defending, telling other people what not to do, and complaining. This frame of reference isn't helpful. Most situations get the best results…

A New Paradigm For Stigma

This blog  "A New Paradigm For Stigma" was originally posted on the CAMH blog under Build - Social change. Stigma has been a constant sidekick throughout my personal and family experience with mental illness, addiction, recovery, and well-being. Working in youth…